Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix to Include Aerial Performance by Team Fastrax™

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Saturday, June 2nd, 2018 Team Fastrax™ will be performing as part of the pre-race ceremony of the Verizon IndyCar Series Duel in Detroit Race #1 at the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix. The race is held along the temporary circuit at Belle Isle in Detroit, MI.

Team Fastrax Parachute Demonstration Team

The Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix presented by Lear is a weekend long event featuring three days packed with non-stop action and family fun. Whether you are a racing fan, live entertainment fan or just enjoy having a good time, there is a little something for everyone during this event.

On Saturday, June 2nd, as part of the Verizon IndyCar pre-race ceremonies before the Chevrolet Dual in Detroit race number one, Team Fastrax™ will wow the spectators with their popular flag demonstration jump. The skydivers will fly in with a 2,000 sq. ft. American Flag and a Canadian flag. The performance is a fan favorite and quite the sight to behold.

“We are honored to be performing during such an exciting weekend in the birthplace of automotive industry,” commented John Hart, owner of Start Skydiving, and Founder of Team Fastrax™. “Grand Prix weekends are always exciting and the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix is sure to be no exception.”

According to the Grand Prix website, the event will feature the cars of the Verizon IndyCar Series, the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, the high-flying trucks of the SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Trucks and the Trans Am Series presented by Pirelli. The Grand Prix will feature a number of exciting engagement. The 96-3 WDVD/ NASH FM 93-1 Entertainment Stage will feature live music all weekend, headlined by pop duo A Great Big World on Saturday, June 2, and Country music star David Nail on Sunday, June 3. Fans can get a bite to eat or something to drink in the Bud Light Beer Garden and Food Court, featuring the Taste of Detroit with local vendor trucks and more. The popular Detroit Sports District returns featuring interactive displays from Detroit professional sports teams with appearances from former and current local sports athletes.

This performance of Team Fastrax™ is dedicated to Army Spc. Quincy J. Green. For more information on Spc. Quincy J. Green visit the Military Times website.

ABOUT TEAM FASTRAX™
Team Fastrax™, sponsored by SELECTiON.COM®, is the most ambitious professional skydiving team in the world. The team has a roster of more than thirty-eight active members, with a collective of more than 300,000 skydives. Team Fastrax™ has performed exhibition skydives all over the world for audiences large and small as a patriotic display or as a product promotion.

ABOUT SELECTiON.COM®
SELECTiON.COM® is a nationwide provider of criminal and pre-employment background screenings, also referred to as a Consumer Reporting Agency. Headquartered in Cincinnati, OH, SELECTiON.COM® is a veteran-owned company that has been in business since 1991 and offers more than 35 background and data collection services.

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